New Library Hours starting September 7th: Monday-Thursday 11am-9pm, Friday & Saturday 10am-3pm.

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Mini-Pumpkin Painting

The Monroe Library invites you to come paint a tiny baby pumpkin. Join new friends in painting your own baby pumpkin to take home for the holiday! Or place it somewhere to brighten someone’s day. 11am ages 1-5; 4pm ages 6-12; 6pm ages 12-18. Register online at monroetpl.org under Events.

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Halloween Stay Parade

Bring your kiddies in their costumes to the library for a Halloween Stay Parade. Library staff will walk around while the kiddies stand at the designated markers (following the 6ft rule) and deliver the goodies. This event will be outside (weather permitting). If by chance it does rain, parents/caregivers can drive up to the library […]

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Creativity Club

We provide the supplies, the Tweens (8-12) provide the creativity! Each month will be a different art or craft creation for the Tweens to make and take home. Tweens may paint a picture one month and then make slime the next month. It’s all about being creative! Register at monroetpl.org under Events.

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Kid’s Dance Party

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Bookhead’s Book Club

Bookheads Book Club September 11th, October 9th, November 6th, December 4th Saturdays 1 pm ages 9-12. Love books? Then this is the group for you! Join us for some fun discussions about books, make a craft and of course there will be snacks. Register at monroetpl.org under Events.

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Kids’ Book Club

The kids will talk about books they like to read, books they are currently reading, make a craft and of course there will be snacks. The first book the Kids’ Book Club is going to read will be Ranger in Time: Rescue on the Oregon Trail by Kate Messner.

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Once Upon a Saturday

Once Upon a Saturday Saturday, September 25th at 11:30am This is a special Storytime for families that can’t make it to our week day story times. You’ll get the best of the best! Our favorite stories and songs from the month in one family friendly story time! Registration is required. Please register online at monroetpl.org […]

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Read to a Therapy Dog

Stop by the library in the Children’s Section and read to Casey, one of our therapy dogs. Open to children of all ages. No registration required at this time. Please email khauserman@monroetpl.org if you have any questions.

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Movers & Shakers

Movers and Shakers September 16th through December 16th Thursdays 11:15 am ages 1-3 & 12:15 pm ages 3-5 Our Movers & Shakers Story Time is a fun mix of stories, shakers, and singing with scarves and we end the program with everyone’s favorite-the parachute! Registration is required for each story time. Please register online at […]

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Little Caterpillar’s Storytime

Stories, songs, rhymes and fun for babies ages 0-18 months and their parents or caregivers. Play and social time immediately follow the program. Bring a blanket or a towel as some of the activities require the babies to lay on the ground. If you have any questions please email Katrina at khauserman@monroetpl.org. Registration is required. […]

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ABC Storytime

Wednesdays 11:30 ages 18 months-3 years & Wednesdays 1:30 ages 3-5 ABC Storytime is all about the Alphabet, Books and Crafts! Every week we will share stories focusing on one letter of the alphabet. We’ll start with A and work our way through. We’ll sing songs and do a craft every week too! Registration is […]

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July Activity Bags

July activity bags are available for Children and Tweens. Stop in or call 856-629-1212 ext. 211 to reserve one today. While supplies last.

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Summer Story Time

Each Wednesday (except July 21st and August 4th) we will read some stories, sing some songs and do a craft! Make sure you dress for mess! Story time will be outside (weather permitting). Social distancing is required. Registration is required. Go to our website at monroetpl.org and register under Events.

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Summer Reading

Summer Reading has officially begun!! Register online at http://monroetpl.readsquared.com/ and stop in to pick up your Welcome Bag for our Pre-K and Children’s Tails & Tales Summer Reading! Contact Katrina at khauserman@monroetpl.org if you have any questions. **While supplies last**

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Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Today is Dr. Seuss’s Birthday! We are going to read together two of my favorite Dr. Seuss books, The Cat in the Hat and Green Eggs and Ham. Posted by The Free Public Library of Monroe Township on Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today we are going to read together The Gingerbread Man and the Leprechaun Loose at School by Laura Murray and There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Clover by Lucille Colandro. Posted by The Free Public Library of Monroe Township on Wednesday, March 17, 2021

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Happy Pig Day!

Happy Pig Day! Today is Happy Pig Day! We are going to read together two books where the main characters are pigs. The first book we are going to read together is How Tickles saved Pickles by Maddie Johnson and Happy Pig Day! by Mo Willems. Posted by Children’s Department at The Free Public Library […]

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Read a Fairy Tale Day!

Read a Fairy Tale Day. Good Morning! Today we are going together The Three Little Pigs by Bernadette Watts and The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka. Posted by The Free Public Library of Monroe Township on Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day! Good morning and Happy Valentine’s Day! Today we are going to read We Love You, Mr. Panda by Steve Antony and Foxy in Love by Emma Dodd. Posted by The Free Public Library of Monroe Township on Tuesday, February 16, 2021

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Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year! Today we are going to read two books that talk about the Chinese New Year. The first book we are going to read is called Maisy’s Chinese New Year by Lucy Cousins. The second book we are going to read together is called How To Catch a Dragon by Adam Wallace. […]

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Happy National Umbrella Day!

Happy National Umbrella Day! Today we are going to reading two books that talk about umbrella’s. The first book is called The Big Umbrella by Amy June Bates. The second book is called The Thingamabob by IL Sung Na. Posted by The Free Public Library of Monroe Township on Tuesday, February 9, 2021

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Library Memorial Display

  As many of you know, our beloved Nicole passed away this past September. We are looking to celebrate her life by asking the public to share any pictures or memories they may have of Ms. Nicole so that we may display them in the library. No names will be attached to the display, but […]

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Happy Moldy Cheese Day!

Happy Moldy Cheese Day! To celebrate this day, here is the story The Stinky Cheese Man by John Scieszka.   Happy Moldy Cheese Day! To celebrate this day, here is the story The Stinky Cheese Man by John Scieszka. Posted by Children’s Department at The Free Public Library of Monroe Township. on Friday, October 9, […]

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Williamstown Middle School Summer Reading List

Click here to access the WMS and WHS Summer Reading Lists   Use the links below to checkout or place a hold on a library ebook or eaudiobook (some of these items have been purchased specifically for Monroe Library cardholders, please be sure to login with your library card number before trying to checkout the […]

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New Look to the Story Room

This page is for the children, parents, and families of The Free Public Library of Monroe Township.

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